Graphic composition, painterly gestures, layered materials and layered ideas.

In this practice the spontaneous gesture is valued as highly as painstaking craftsmanship.

As the works evolve each piece gains an identity which informs how the work is resolved.

The silicon ingot is cut into super thin 12 inch round wafers. This is the material that is crafted into the Processor in computers. This process is known as the most complicated and exacting manufacturing process in the world. I have started working on a series of round disks. They are printed, doped, etched, dipped, and layered with marks.

 Wafer #1

Wafer #1